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Re: [el-search] How to search string excluding docstring?

From: Michael Heerdegen
Subject: Re: [el-search] How to search string excluding docstring?
Date: Mon, 25 Dec 2017 19:04:03 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Skip Montanaro <> writes:

> While you consider a solution, it might be worthwhile to think about
>  generalizing beyond ELisp. Python, for example, uses the same
>  structural placement of docstrings for modules, classes, functions,
>  and methods.

If there was a tool to produce abstract syntax trees efficiently,
preferably with positions, it would be possible to extend el-search to
the supported languages.

Semantic had something like that, but AFAICT it has been obsoleted.



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